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'Deepfake' technology used to advance autonomous vehicles

'Deepfake' technology used to advance autonomous vehicles

Developed by UK autonomous vehicle software specialist Oxbotica, the technology is capable of generating thousands of photo-realistic images in minutes to help test driverless vehicles safely.

Work on 300km CAV test environment underway in the UK

Work on 300km CAV test environment underway in the UK

Located in the West Midlands and spanning the cities of Coventry and Birmingham, it will allow connected and autonomous vehicles to be trialled on urban, rural, suburban and highway roads.

Utah DOT and Panasonic to create smart roadway data network

Utah DOT and Panasonic to create smart roadway data network

The network aims to improve safety and mobility by facilitating the sharing of data between vehicles, infrastructure, roadways and traffic operators in real-time.

London announces real-world testing for driverless cars

London announces real-world testing for driverless cars

Trials will be undertaken in the Royal Borough of Greenwich and Queen Elizabeth Park on 24km of existing roads across the two sites.

Blockchain integrated in Reno's intelligent mobility initiative

Blockchain integrated in Reno's intelligent mobility initiative

The technology will be used by the University of Nevada to develop a new standard for attested data integrity between autonomous vehicles and road infrastructure.

Pittsburgh sets out new rules for self-driving cars

Pittsburgh sets out new rules for self-driving cars

Mayor William Peduto hopes the principles set out in the executive order will become a model for cities and places across the globe